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Biotech 101 for Northern California Policymakers & Staff

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Amgen

1120 Veterans Boulevard

South San Francisco, CA 94080

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Policymakers and staff are invited to join Assembly Speaker pro Tem Kevin Mullin, Biocom and the California Biotechnology Foundation for a briefing on the basics of biotechnology and relevant policy as it relates to California's second largest industry. NOTE: Please feel free to share this invitation with the staff person in your office who handles health issues or other appropriate staff.

The briefing will be held at Amgen in South San Francisco on Thursday, October 18, 2018.

Topics of discussion include:

  • The fundamentals of biotechnology every stakeholder should know
  • The value of breakthrough treatments and the costs associated with developing life-saving medicines
  • Policies to ensure patients in California have access to innovative treatments
  • Workforce development and STEM opportunities within California's life science industry

Seating is limited, please register by October 15 to secure your seat.

For more information please contact Patricia Cooper, Executive Director, California Biotechnology Foundation
email: patty.cooper@cabiotech.org
Phone: (916) 764-2434

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1120 Veterans Boulevard

South San Francisco, CA 94080

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